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Google Cloud and Splunk Announce Strategic Partnership to Help Customers Gain Deeper Insights from Data

Splunk Cloud will be available on Google Cloud's scalable and secure infrastructure Google Cloud and Splunk Inc., provider of the Data-to-Everything platform, announced a new strategic partnership to help organizations drive actionable insights from their data and enable better, faster decisions with real-time visibility across the enterprise. Splunk Cloud will soon be available on Google Cloud to help customers unlock the value of their data and provide increased flexibility for harnessing the power of the Splunk…

Goosehead Insurance Transitions Entire Organization to Work from Home Environment with RingCentral Cloud Communications Solutions

RingCentral’s Unified Cloud Communications and Contact Center Solutions enable 2,200+ users to work from anywhere RingCentral, Inc., a leading provider of global enterprise cloud communications, collaboration, and contact center solutions, today announced that Goosehead Insurance, Inc a rapidly growing independent personal lines insurance agency, is using RingCentral’s cloud communications solutions to enable their entire organization to work from anywhere, using any device. Leveraging RingCentral Office®, a Unified…

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Delivers the Cloud Experience Everywhere with the General Availability of HPE GreenLake Central

HPE GreenLake Central helps customers run, manage, and optimize their hybrid cloud estate using a single as-a-Service platform across public and private clouds, datacenter and edge workloads New and expanded HPE GreenLake partnerships with Cohesity, Qumulo and CyrusOne add data management and file storage capabilities, as well as extended co-location options Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) today announced that HPE GreenLake Central, unveiled in December 2019, is now generally available for HPE GreenLake customers. This…

8×8 Cloud Business Phone System Launched In UK SME Market

8x8 Express Will Enable the UK’s Five Million Micro-businesses to Set Up a Business Number in Minutes, Complete with Secure Video Meetings and Team Chat 8x8, Inc., a leading integrated cloud communications platform provider, today announced the availability of 8x8 Express in the UK. 8x8 Express offers a complete business phone system, enabling the UK's five million micro-businesses to set up a professional cloud communications system in minutes with no additional support required. With a readily available…

Synamedia Partners with Google Cloud to Elevate its Video Network Portfolio with “as-a-Service” OTT Offerings

Technology innovators join forces to maximize OTT service uptime, achieve broadcast quality latency, and ramp up scalability for global customers Synamedia, the world's largest independent video software provider, announced that it has partnered with Google Cloud to expand its video network portfolio with new over-the-top (OTT) "as a service" offerings. This partnership enables Synamedia to further address customer needs for high availability, increased scalability and maximized performance for OTT services while…

Making Google Meet Free: Google Cloud Envisions Secured, Disruption-Free Video Conferencing for Everyone

Google Cloud has announced Meet Video conferencing built with the scalability, privacy, and security required for businesses shall soon be made available to anyone and everyone with a valid email ID. It’s been a mixed month for Video conferencing Cloud software providers. And, then BlueJeans got acquired by Verizon Media, followed by Zoom’s decision to approach Oracle to meet its infrastructure needs. Even Facebook decided to double down on its video conferencing and virtual meeting platform by announcing Messenger Rooms.…

NetApp Acquires Leading Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Player, CloudJumper

Company improves and accelerates public cloud virtual desktops for work from home, branch offices and enterprise deployments NetApp, the leader in cloud data services, announced that it acquired CloudJumper, a leading cloud software company in the virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) and remote desktop services (RDS) markets. As a result of the acquisition, the new NetApp Virtual Desktop Service (VDS) will solve the most challenging problems of virtual desktop services and application management, allowing customers to…

Audiens Bolsters Its Innovative Customer Data Platform with $8 Million Strategic Investment from Tech Giant NHN

The Audiens Customer Data Platform (CDP) gives digital marketers the ability to instantly personalize their data on their terms, get more out of their customer data and cut the waste from their advertising spend Audiens, a global independent customer data platform and audience management tool, has received an $8M (£6.5 M) cash investment from South Korea's NHN Corp. This is the first investment in a European technology company for NHN. The investment accelerates Audiens international expansion plans and strengthens the…

Information Builders Named a Top Cloud Business Intelligence Vendor by Dresner Advisory Services for Seventh Consecutive Year

Follows Recent Recognition as Innovation Leader in Supporting Cloud Deployments  Information Builders, Inc. (IBI), the leading data and analytics company, today announced it has been ranked as a top vendor for the seventh consecutive year in Dresner's 2020 Cloud Computing and Business Intelligence (BI) study. The distinction comes on the heels of receiving a Dresner innovation award honoring Information Builders as a leader in Cloud BI. The Dresner Cloud Computing and BI report analyzes adoption and deployment,…

HERE Technologies Achieves Red Hat OpenShift Operator Certification for Cloud-Native Location Services on Red Hat OpenShift

HERE location data and services now available as a supported and certified Red Hat OpenShift Operator     HERE, a location data and technology platform, today announced the availability of HERE Location Services on Red Hat OpenShift as a Kubernetes Operator via the Red Hat OpenShift Operator Certification. Developers on OpenShift can now integrate HERE geocoding, live traffic and fleet routing algorithm APIs more seamlessly into their applications. This helps simplify and speed deployments of enterprise-grade applications…

In Mind Cloud Appoints Peter Schmidt as Chief Revenue Officer

In Mind Cloud, an independent software vendor for manufacturing sales platforms has named Peter Schmidt to the newly created role of Chief Revenue Officer (CRO). As CRO, Schmidt will be globally responsible to align In Mind Cloud's Sales, Marketing and Customer Success to create an unparalleled customer experience. Marketing Technology News: Quest Named a Winner in G2’s Best Software 2020 Awards Schmidt has a 25-year track record in building high-performance teams that deliver customer success and fast growth on…

Zeotap launches Customer Intelligence Platform and Welcomes Salesforce Veteran as New Global CRO

The platform enables brands to connect and transform their first-party data into actionable customer intelligence zeotap announces the launch of its Customer Intelligence Platform (CIP) that enables brands to connect and transform their first-party data into actionable customer intelligence with activation available across the marketing ecosystem in more than a dozen countries. According to a BCG report on the Dividends of Digital Marketing Maturity, conducted with senior marketers of more than 200 global brands last year,…

Former Google Cloud Executive Joins Virtru to Lead International Operations

Renaud Perrier to Drive Strategic Growth Initiatives in EMEA and APAC for Data Privacy Innovator Virtru, the new standard in data protection, today announced the appointment of Google’s former Head of Cloud ISV Partnerships, Renaud Perrier, as Senior Vice President of International Business Development and Operations. Based in Paris, Perrier is charged with directing Virtru’s operations, product strategy, and technology partnerships in EMEA and APAC to help the company further expand into key international markets. A cloud…

Clevertouch Releases Momentum Software for Salesforce Marketing Cloud to Revolutionise Email Workflow

New software enables regional marketers to build, amend and approve emails in a single, controlled environment with no HTML or coding skills required Clevertouch Marketing, Europe’s most respected Marketing Technology consulting and service provider, announced the launch of Momentum for Salesforce Marketing Cloud, a simplification and workflow SaaS that drives up usability, adoption and satisfaction, removing technical bottlenecks in the process. Momentum for Salesforce Marketing Cloud is ideal for all users of the…

Extensive Mapp Cloud Product Update: Improved Insight-led Customer Engagement

Mapp, the international provider of insight-led customer engagement, today released a comprehensive range of product updates for its digital marketing platform Mapp Cloud. The Spring Update package includes 13 innovations, integrations, and add-ons that further expand Mapp's leadership in customer intelligence, marketing analytics, and cross-channel marketing. The new applications will help marketers to work smarter and more efficiently, and are available immediately to customers. Michael Diestelberg, VP Product…

MongoDB Named 2019 Google Cloud Technology Partner of the Year for Marketplace

As customer adoption continues to increase, MongoDB Atlas adds availability in new Google Cloud regions including Seoul and free tier in Mumbai. MongoDB, Inc., the leading modern, general purpose database platform, announced that it has been named "2019 Google Cloud Technology Partner of the Year Award for Marketplace" by Google Cloud. MongoDB is also announcing new Google Cloud availability and support for its global cloud database, MongoDB Atlas. The fully managed service is now available in Google Cloud's new Seoul …

UJET Announces Salesforce Sales Cloud Integration

Integration Extends UJET’s Ability to Support Both the Pre and Post Sale Customer Journey UJET Inc., a leading provider of customer support communications and solutions, today announced their integration into the Salesforce Sales Cloud. Beyond our deep Service Cloud integration, this new Salesforce connectivity provides a specialized integration and leverages UJET’s modern communications platform for the express purpose of supporting sales focused communication sessions. UJET’s Sales Cloud integration empowers sales teams…

SugarCRM Launches Sugar Integrate, a Cloud-Based Integration Platform to Eliminate Data Silos and Help Companies Achieve a Seamless View of…

SugarCRM Inc. the company that helps organizations deliver exceptional customer experiences, announced the launch of Sugar Integrate, to help companies more easily and efficiently integrate with more than 200 business applications. Sugar Integrate increases the effectiveness of Sugar’s time-aware CX platform for CRM, marketing automation, and customer service, delivering unmatched customer experience throughout every stage of the customer lifecycle. “A critical aspect for companies competing in the CX market is the quality…

Cloudbakers Expands Executive Team With Chief Marketing Officer Hire

Joel Hughes joins Cloudbakers as CMO Joel Hughes joined the executive team at Cloudbakers in March as Chief Marketing Officer. For the past 19 years Joel has supported the technical side of B2B media at multiple B2B publishers in roles covering IT, software engineering, and digital product development & strategy. Joel has also been a Cloudbakers client twice and was an early adopter of Google Cloud technologies. Marketing Technology News: PPT Solutions Announces Kathryn Martin as New Vice President of Human Resources…

Google Reigns Supreme: Becomes #1 Player in Mobile App Advertising According to AppsFlyer’s Performance Index

AppsFlyer, the global attribution leader, today released the 10th edition of its Performance Index. Google hit the #1 spot in the power ranking (Measuring both quantity and quality of app installs) for the first time since AppsFlyer launched the Index in 2015. The search giant’s success can be largely attributed to its performance on Android and its App Campaigns product. Facebook Remains the Top Performer for Retargeting Low retention and high uninstall rates across the industry are driving app marketers to increase their…